When Alex Miller bought a dozen quahogs at Stuart's Seafood Market in Amagansett on Tuesday, he couldn't have guessed at the valuable prize inside one of them.
The Public Integrity Bureau of the Suffolk County district attorney's office has been notified of apparent electronic eavesdropping at the East Hampton Town Trustees' office in Amagansett.
An East Hampton doctor has admitted to being part of a trio that submitted $8 million in fraudulent Medicaid bills, New York State Attorney General Letitia James announced on Friday.
Mecox Bay Dairy in Bridgehampton announced on Thursday that it has temporarily stopped selling milk and cheese following a recall of Mecox Sunrise cheeses that had been sold after March 1.
In the midst of the East Hampton Little League season, the ball field at Maidstone Park was severely damaged overnight, causing the league to move games and practices because of the vandalism.
The arguments turned to the metaphysical on Tuesday when members of the East Hampton Group for Wildlife implored the East Hampton Town Board to ban hunting on one weekend day, with several speakers referring to the spiritual and healing qualities of nature.
Two incumbents, J.P. Foster, the board president, and Wendy Geehreng, are both seeking re-election, while Sandra Vorpahl, who previously served six years on the board, and Jeff Erickson, who ran last year, are also looking for a seat.
The East Hampton Town Board is poised to adopt a resolution supporting the goals of proposed New York State legislation that would allow undocumented immigrants to obtain driver’s licenses.

Arts

Jennifer Landes
Almost from the time she arrived here in 2001, Marianna Levine has been a fixture on the South Fork scene, contributing to the arts and letters of a region known for its excellence in those disciplines.